We’re making our learning materials public!
The global pandemic presents an extremely challenging time for women entrepreneurs in low and middle income countries.
To help combat this crisis, we’re releasing a host of our learning materials – normally only available to those taking part in our programmes – to everyone through our website. First we shared a training guide on ‘how to manage your cash flow’, which you can watch here. We followed this with a video on how to use social media to access new markets, another on how to write a business plan, and a fourth on how to prepare a marketing plan.
From speaking to those in our programmes we know that the biggest need at the moment for women entrepreneurs is access to financing, the provision of which unfortunately very often favours men. Knowing your business is a vital first step towards pitching to banks and investors, and we shared a video on this last week. Now, we’re following with some tips on financing options, to support crucial efforts to secure funding:
More resources will be on the way very soon – keep an eye on our website and social media, and sign up to our mailing list to receive them!
How can you support us?
With major implications for economies, businesses and entrepreneurs around the globe, the need for our work during this time increases. If you are able to help by making a donation today you’ll be enabling us to continue and expand the services women entrepreneurs need more than ever to support their families, communities and societies for years to come.